Mellis Level Crossing
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Latitude: 52.3295 / 52°19'46"N
Longitude: 1.0801 / 1°4'48"E
OS Eastings: 609970
OS Northings: 274626
OS Grid: TM099746
Mapcode National: GBR TJ9.XKM
Mapcode Global: VHL9D.NQV1
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- Name: Mellis
- Crossing Type: Public Highway Automatic Half Barriers
- Location: Mellis CP
- Postcode: IP238DW
- Route: Anglia
- ELR: LTN1
- Distance: 91 miles 34 chains
- Individual risk rating:
- Collective risk rating:
2 (Very High)
- Last assessment: December 2014
- Next assessment due: March 2016
- Types of trains: Passenger & Freight
- Line speed: 100 mph
- Trains per day: 90
- 1698 Vehicles
- 82 Pedestrians or Cyclists
- Misuse history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2014), - 1 incident since.
- Near-miss history: Nil incidents in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2014), - Nil incidents since.
- Accident history: 1 incident in year prior to assessment date (Dec-2014), - Nil incidents since.
- Key risk factors:
- Frequent Trains
- RD Visibility
- Crossing Approach
- Large Numbers of users
- Sun Glare
- Current protection arrangements:
- Half barrier equipment
- Road traffic light signals
- Audible alarm
UK Parliament Constituency: Bury St Edmunds
European Region: Eastern
District Council Ward: Gislingham
County Council Electoral Division: Hartismere
Civil Parish/community: Mellis
District Council: Mid Suffolk District Council
County Council: Suffolk County Council
- Individual Risk Rating is the risk to invidual users of the crossing.
It is presented as a single letter, with A being the highest risk and M being the lowest.
- Collective Risk Rating is the overall risk of any incident involving any person or vehicle on the crossing,
including train staff and passengers as well as users of the crossing. It is presented as a number, with 1 being the highest risk and 13 being
the lowest. This is the most important rating when prioritising safety measures at level crossings.